Year I

Semester I

S.No

Course Title

Course Code

Cr.Hr

ECTS

1

Communicative English Language Skills I

FLEn 1011

5

3

2

General Physics

Phys1011

5

3

3

General Psychology

Psyc1011

5

3

4

Mathematics For natural science

Math 1011

5

3

5

Critical Thinking

LoCT1011

5

3

6

Physical Fitness

SpSc 1011

P/F

2

7

Geography of Ethiopia and the horn

GeES1011

5

3

Total

30

20

Semester II

1

General Biology

Bio1012

3

5

2

General Chemistry

Chem1012

3

5

3

Moral and Civic Education

MCiE1012

2

3

4

Introduction to Emerging Technologies

EmTe1012

3

5

5

History of Ethiopia and the Horn

Hist1012

3

5

6

Social Anthropology

Anthg1012

2

3

7

Communicative English Language skills II

FLEn1012

3

5

Total

19

31

 

 

Year II

Semester I

S.No

Course Title

Course Code

Cr.Hr

ECTS

1

Introduction to Rural Development

RDAE211

3

5

2

Introduction to Agricultural Extension

RDAE221

3

5

3

Introduction to Computer Applications

CoSc231

3

5

4

Soil and Water Conservation

NaRM241

3

5

5

Crop Production and Management

PlSc251

3

5

6

Livestock Production and Management

AnSc251

3

5

Total

18

30

Semester II

1

Introduction to Statistics

Stat212

3

5

2

Extension Program, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation

RDAE222

3

5

3

Agricultural and Rural Innovation Systems

RDAE232

2

3

4

Introduction to Climate Smart Agriculture

RDAE242

1

2

5

Introduction to Economics

AgEc252

3

5

6

Agro-Forestry Systems and Practices

NaRM262

2

3

7

Post-Harvest Technology

FSPT272

2

3

8

Inclusiveness

Incl281

2

3

Total

18

29

 

Year III

Semester I

S.No

Course Title

Course Code

Cr.Hr

ECTS

1

Communication for Rural Innovation

RDAE311

3

5

2

Adult Learning and Audio Visual Techniques

RDAE321

3

5

3

Agricultural Knowledge and Information System

RDAE3312

3

5

4

Development Economics

AgEc341

3

5

5

Econometrics

AgEc351

3

5

6

Research Method for Social Science

RDAE261

3

5

7

Community Based Field Project I (Planning Phase)

RDAE371

1

2

Total

19

32

Semester II

1

Farming Systems Research and Innovation

RDAE312

3

5

2

Participatory Approaches and Methods for Rural Innovation

RDAE322

2

3

3

Training for Capacity Development

RDAE332

2

3

4

Agricultural Journalism

RDAE342

2

3

5

Agricultural Marketing and Rural Finance

RDAE352

3

5

6

Agricultural Machinery and Implements

RDAE362

3

5

7

Community Based Field Project II (Implementation Phase)

RDAE372

1

2

8

Senior Research Project Proposal

RDAE382

2

3

Total

18

29

 

Year IV

Semester I

S.No

Course Title

Course Code

Cr.Hr

ECTS

1

Rural Livelihoods and Social Welfare

RDAE411

3

5

2

Gender and Youth in Rural Development

RDAE421

3

5

3

Environment and Sustainable Development

RDAE431

3

5

4

Agricultural Project Planning and Analysis

AgEC441

3

5

5

Farm Management

AgEc451

3

5

6

Introduction to Value Chain in Agriculture

ABVM461

2

3

7

Senior Seminar on Current Issues

RDAE471

1

2

8

Community Based Field Project III (Evaluation Phase and Village Stay Camp)

RDAE481

2

3

Total

20

33

Semester II

1

Entrepreneurship and Business Development

MnGt412

3

5

2

ICT in Agricultural Extension

RDAE422

1

2

3

Rural Development Policies and Strategies

RDAE432

3

5

4

Rural Organizations and Cooperatives

RDAE442

3

5

5

Introduction to Management and Organizational Behaviour

MnGt452

3

5

6

Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture

FSPT462

3

5

7

Global Trends

GlTr472

2

3

8

Senior Research Project Report and Seminar

RDAE482

3

5

Total

21

35